Advertisement

Topics

Search Results for "Strokes In The Elderly"

09:50 EDT 23rd April 2017 | BioPortfolio

Matching Channels

Hypernatremia in the elderly

Stroke CVA

A stroke is a cerebrovascular accident that results in inadequate blood flow to part of the brain, starving it of oxygen and causing immediate and irreversible changes to the neurones. If affects 15...

Vascular Dementia

Vascular Dementia accounts for 25% of all dementias (the second most commen cause after Alzheimers. It is the cumulative effects of many small strokes - patients often have evidence of vascular path...

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Vaccines

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic gram-negative bacteria that lives in soil, water, and even in environments like hot tubs. For most healthy people, this bacteria seldom poses a problem. Pse...

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia CLL

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a disease in which mature lymphocytes become cancerous and gradually replace normal cells in lymph nodes. CLL mainly affects elderly males in North America and Europe...

Matching News

More Younger Americans Are Suffering Strokes: Study

MONDAY, April 10, 2017 -- Strokes are typically associated with the elderly, but new research suggests that strokes are increasingly happening to Americans under 65. The study looked at a sample of da...

Catheter ablation of A-fib linked to more strokes in elderly

(HealthDay)—Catheter ablation (CA) of atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with more strokes in patients who are at least 75 years old but is not associated with other complications, according to ...

Sunderland mother-of-three suffered three strokes all triggered by her PREGNANCY – Daily Mail

Daily MailSunderland mother-of-three suffered three strokes all triggered by her PREGNANCYDaily MailA young mother-of-three suffered three strokes within a few years - all of which are now being linke...

Benzodiazepines increase stroke risk in Alzheimer's patients, study finds

Benzodiazepines and similar drugs could increase the risk of strokes in Alzheimer’s patients by as much as 20% according to a study from the University of Eastern Finland. No previous link between b...

Bleeding Strokes Take Heavy Toll on Brain

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22, 2017 -- Survivors of the most deadly type of stroke face a higher risk for developing depression and dementia, new research suggests. Often called "bleeding strokes," hemorrhagic s...

Mum has had three strokes triggered by pregnancy leaving her with brain damage and speech difficulties – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukMum has had three strokes triggered by pregnancy leaving her with brain damage and speech difficultiesMirror.co.ukA mum suffered three strokes all believed to have been triggered during pr...

Study finds a novel target molecule to help prevent brain damage from hemorrhagic strokes

With more than 130,000 victims nationwide, strokes are among the leading causes of death in the U.S. each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), someone in the United States has a s...

Stroke Risk From Use of Cannabis, Tobacco, and Alcohol

No associations between cannabis use in young adulthood and strokes later in life were found in multivariable models. An almost doubled risk of ischemic stroke was observed in those with cannabis use ...

Matching PubMed Articles

Isolated Cerebellar Ischemic Strokes Revealing Giant Cell Arteritis in an Elderly Adult.

Cathepsin A-related arteriopathy with strokes and leukoencephalopathy (CARASAL).

To characterize the clinical and MRI features of 2 families with adult-onset dominant leukoencephalopathy and strokes and identify the underlying genetic cause.

Stroke etiology and collaterals: atheroembolic strokes have greater collateral recruitment than cardioembolic strokes.

Chronic hypoperfusion from athero-stenotic lesions is thought to lead to better collateral recruitment compared to cardioembolic strokes. It was sought to compare collateral flow in stroke patients wi...

Swallowing impairment is a significant factor for predicting life prognosis of elderly at the end of life.

In end-of-life care of elderly, the decision of care plan including gastrostomy is difficult frequently because of insufficient knowledge relating the life prognosis of elderly. It is important the fa...

Information and communication technology and health of the elderly.

New technologies offer many advantages, especially in terms of animation in elderly care homes. Consoles and digital tablets used without any medical implication were the subject of a literature revie...

Search Whole site using Google

Loading
Quick Search
Advertisement
 
Advertisement Advertisement